Pediatric Intensivists needed in Jacksonville, FL

Specialty:

Pediatric Critical Care

Opportunity Record:

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Location

Memorial Hospital Jacksonville, Jacksonville, FL

Memorial Hospital is as a state-of-the-art 418-bed, full service, acute care medical facility in Jacksonville, FL. For the second year in a row Memorial has been named a U.S. News & World Report Top Regional Hospital and a Top Performer in Key Quality Measures by the Joint Commission. Our patient safety scores, ranked by independent organizations, are some of the best in the region.


Memorial Hospital is the first hospital in the United States to receive the Joint Commission’s Disease Specific Certification for Sepsis, meaning we are taking the lead in preventing and treating a medical condition that kills more people each year than breast cancer and prostate cancer combined. Memorial also received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines® Stroke Gold Plus Performance Achievement Award for the third year in a row. The award recognizes Memorial’s commitment and success in implementing excellent care for stroke patients, according to evidence-based guidelines.


Other distinctions include the Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval for Primary Stroke Centers, which recognizes centers that make exceptional efforts to foster better outcomes in stroke care. Our Bariatric Center is an American Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence. Memorial’s Breast Center is the first American College of Radiology (ACR) Breast Imaging Center of Excellence in Jacksonville, and we earned full accreditation by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC).


Fully accredited by the Joint Commission, Memorial Hospital is known as a leader in innovative healthcare with a reputation maintained through our excellent staff, along with technological advances, growth and expansion to meet the ongoing needs of our community. Memorial has a team of more than 800 physicians and a diverse and highly skilled work force of more than 1,800 employees, whose mission is to provide the community with the highest quality of healthcare.

Job Summary

New opportunity for BC/BE pediatric intensivists to provide care for critically ill children and rotate through a new PICU in Jacksonville, FL. This intensive care unit has six critical care beds and eight general peds beds on the pediatric floor. Duties include admitting and providing quality care to children in the PICU and pediatric floor and responding to all ER consults. The pediatric intensivists will be working along with our affiliated group of neonatologists. Flexible scheduling with call from home. This is an outstanding opportunity to establish and grow a new PICU and sedation program.

The city of Jacksonville is a rapidly growing metropolitan city in Northeast Florida and ranks as the 14th largest city in the U.S. One of Jacksonville’s many natural assets is one of the largest urban park systems in the country. Along with miles of beaches and waterways, the active and passive parks preservation lands are a key part of the region’s quality of life. Jacksonville boasts a first-rate school system and is also home to several “Best High Schools” according to U.S. News and World Report. The cost of living is reasonable and there is no state income tax. With a growing population, a strong economy, mild climate, diverse cultural and recreational opportunities and high quality of life, Jacksonville continues to distinguish itself as one of the nation's most dynamic and progressive cities.

We offer competitive salaries and excellent benefits including:
• Health (choice of two PPO options), life, vision, dental and disability insurance
• 401(k)
• Annual CME allowance
• Potential for relocation assistance
• Employee stock purchase plan
• Stability in an organization with more than 30 years of healthcare industry experience
• Opportunities to participate alongside physicians in quality improvement initiatives
• Professional liability insurance and assistance with mandatory hospital credentialing and state licensing, and reimbursement of associated fees.

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HCA South Atlantic Division

Memorial Hospital Jacksonville

Location

Jacksonville, FL

Facility Description

Memorial Hospital is as a state-of-the-art 418-bed, full service, acute care medical facility in Jacksonville, FL. For the second year in a row Memorial has been named a U.S. News & World Report Top Regional Hospital and a Top Performer in Key Quality Measures by the Joint Commission. Our patient safety scores, ranked by independent organizations, are some of the best in the region.


Memorial Hospital is the first hospital in the United States to receive the Joint Commission’s Disease Specific Certification for Sepsis, meaning we are taking the lead in preventing and treating a medical condition that kills more people each year than breast cancer and prostate cancer combined. Memorial also received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines® Stroke Gold Plus Performance Achievement Award for the third year in a row. The award recognizes Memorial’s commitment and success in implementing excellent care for stroke patients, according to evidence-based guidelines.


Other distinctions include the Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval for Primary Stroke Centers, which recognizes centers that make exceptional efforts to foster better outcomes in stroke care. Our Bariatric Center is an American Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence. Memorial’s Breast Center is the first American College of Radiology (ACR) Breast Imaging Center of Excellence in Jacksonville, and we earned full accreditation by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC).


Fully accredited by the Joint Commission, Memorial Hospital is known as a leader in innovative healthcare with a reputation maintained through our excellent staff, along with technological advances, growth and expansion to meet the ongoing needs of our community. Memorial has a team of more than 800 physicians and a diverse and highly skilled work force of more than 1,800 employees, whose mission is to provide the community with the highest quality of healthcare.